Wednesday, August 4, 2021







Riverwood Elementary Advisory Council Appointments

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CLAYTON - At the request of Riverwood Elementary Principal Leigh White, the Johnston County school board has approved the appointment of three new members...

Johnston County High School Students Attend SAE Institute At UMO

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MOUNT OLIVE- Thirteen high school students from across the state of North Carolina gathered at the University of Mount Olive (UMO) July 13-15 for...

Auditors Find Clerical Errors Boosting Risk Of Fraud At NC Community College

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By Johnny Kampis Carolina Journal State auditors found Roanoke-Chowan Community College issued more than $10.3 million in checks with invalid signatures between August 2019...

Incumbent School Board Member Will Not Seek Reelection In 2022

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Three seats on the Johnston County Board of Education will be up for reelection in 2022. One incumbent says she will not seek another...

Early Look At Task Force Submissions On CRT Raise Concern

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By Jeff Moore Carolina Journal Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson in March announced the launch of a task force to address growing concern grew among...

Suburban, Rural Schools Make Masks Optional; Urban Counties Keep Mandates

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By Andrew Dunn Carolina Journal Given the freedom to choose whether to mandate masks for students, school boards across the state have begun voting...

$936 Million Raised – A New Record − For Education In North Carolina

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RALEIGH – The N.C. Education Lottery raised $936 million to support education programs in North Carolina in fiscal year 2021. The record earnings for education result from...

Merit Pay Boosts Student Success

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By John HoodRALEIGH — How much say should the public have about public education? Parental revolts against “wokeness” fads in the classroom are all...

New Report Shows Academic, Social Impact Of Pandemic-Era School Shutdowns On Students

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By David Bass Carolina Journal A new report is shedding light on the academic, social, and mental-health damage caused by school closures due to...

Don’t Let The Weeds Spoil The Fruits Of Your Labor

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By Dr. Jason Davis University of Mount Olive Assistant Dean School of Agriculture and Biological Sciences MOUNT OLIVE –At this point in the growing...